Merce Cunningham Quiz: An American Dancer

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Merce Cunningham Quiz: An American Dancer

Mercier Philip "Merce" Cunningham was born in Centralia, Washington, in April 1919. He was an American Dancer and choreographer who spent more than 50 years at the forefront of American modern dance. He worked with composers David Tudor, John Cage, Brian Eno, and graphic artists Robert Rauschenberg, Bruce Nauman, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Frank Stella, and Jasper Johns as fashion designer Rei Kawakubo. His collaborations with these artists significantly impacted avant-garde art outside the dance scene. So, Let's take the quiz based on Merce Cunningham.

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In 1968, which book was Cunningham and Francis Starr published?
In which year did Cunningham form Merce Cunningham Dance Company (MCDC)?
Which school did Cunningham attend to study acting?
Where was Merce Cunningham born?
When did Merce Cunningham die?
When was Cunningham moved to New York and dance as a soloist in the Martha Graham Dance Company?
Which of these highest honors in arts did Cunningham earn?
Which technology did Cunningham explore to create Hand-drawn Spaces?
In April 1944, with which of these composers did Cunningham present his first solo concert in New York?
When was Merce Cunningham born?